data driven graphics made easy

Blog Index: Understanding

Facebook sharing - how to get the right content to display

November 03, 2015

When someone shares your page via the URL on Facebook, how do you manage the content that appears in the post? Enter

How do you use data visualisation to tell your story?

November 03, 2015

Data visualisation is often touted as a good way to improve communication about a set of data. There are many ways to create a picture that will tell the proverbial thousand words, but how do you do this effectively?

What is data visualisation?

October 19, 2015

What exactly is data visualisation, in the context of the phrase in today's world?

Why is data visualisation important?

October 19, 2015

It has oft been said that "a picture paints a thousand words". Conventional wisdom is often bandied about by means of quotes. But when it comes to data why is graphical visualisation thought to be so important?

Welcome to

August 26, 2015

Welcome to This site was created for an undergraduate degree design course. As it grows I hope it becomes useful.